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Team News
Long Service Award 20th February 2015 Friday marked a very special occasion for the team, Richard “Leggy” Legg’s official award ceremony for twenty years’ continuous service with the Wyke Coastguard Response...read more
Added by: Mark Fagg - 21st Apr 2015
Challenge Weymouth 14th September 2014 It was autumn 2013 when Mark Fagg, the Station Officer for Wyke Regis Coastguard Rescue team, recklessly announced his intention to participate in the Challenge...read more
Added by: Malcolm Wright - 21st Oct 2014
A quick update on former team member Malcolm Wright. On 18th July Malcolm attended Windsor Castle. Malcolm, who was awarded an MBE in the New Year's Honours List received his...read more
Added by: Mark Fagg - 04th Aug 2014
Wessex FM Local Hero Awards 20th June 2014 On the 20th June four members of the Wyke CRT were honoured to accept the Wessex FM Local Hero Services Award, on behalf...read more
Added by: Mark Fagg - 06th Jul 2014
Former team member Malcolm Wright will celebrate the New Year this evening knowing he is on the New Years honors list. He receives an MBE for 40 years service to...read more
Added by: Mark Fagg - 31st Dec 2013
Former Station Officer Malcolm Wright and the current Station Officer, Mark Fagg both received long service awards on the evening of 15th November. Mark 20 years and Malcolm a second...read more
Added by: Mark Fagg - 25th Nov 2013
Congratulations Malcolm on 40 years of service in HM Coastguard today Having only served 20 years I do not feel qualified to comment on Malcolms 40 years of service in...read more
Added by: Mark Fagg - 24th Oct 2013
Latest 5 Callouts
Icon showing Search Flare  #003 / 2019
21st January 2019 - 08:31
eam tasked at 0830 to investigate reports of a flare in Weymouth Bay. With good visibility and a calm see searches provided no further information. The sighting was quite possiby the low sun reflecting from something in the Bay.
However the first informant did exactly the right thing by calling the Coastguard.
Icon showing Cliff Rescue Cliff faller  #002 / 2019
20th January 2019 - 10:21
The full team were paged to assist our coleagues at Portland Bill Coastguard Rescue Team. The tasking was to a climber who had taken a serious fall at The Cuttings on the East side of the Island. Paramedics, The Devon Air Ambulance and Police were on scene. The casualty had fallen 50-55ft from the lower off bolts straight to the ground. He was stabilised by Doctors before being stretchered a short distance to the air ambulance. They managed to land very close to the scene after some impressive flying. He was flown directly to Southampton Hospital. The teams remained on scene until all equipment was removed from the cliff.
Icon showing Other Despondant male  #001 / 2019
03rd January 2019 - 01:50
Full team paged to a person in the water at Weymouth beach, The team assembled on scene and dressed two CRO's in our water rescue equipment. Luckily this was not needed as the male made his way ashore from waist deep water to safety. We then stood down and returned to station.
Icon showing Other Despondant male  #114 / 2018
22nd December 2018 - 02:47
Full team paged at 02:47 to reports of a male entering the water off Weymouth sands. The team arrived on scene to find the male had been enticed back out by Police. We remained on scene until an Ambulance crew had checked the casualty over before returning to station.
Icon showing Helicopter Landing Site HLS  #113 / 2018
10th December 2018 - 09:44
Tasked to prepare the HLS at Dorchester Rugby ground for R175 from Lee on Solent. Stood down on arrival.
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